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Ladies Slipper Orchid. (First Plate In Volume 1)

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Antique print. Ladies Slipper Orchid. (First Plate In Volume 1)
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Ladies Slipper Orchid. (First Plate In Volume 1)
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  • Artist / Collection: James Sowerby
  • Product Code: FRP14880
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Ladies Slipper Orchid. (First Plate In Volume 1)

23 x 14.0 cm (9.0 x 5.5 inches).

Cypripedium calceolus

This antique botanical print is from the first edition of James Sowerby 's famous work, English Botany. It is an original antique print made by printing from an engraved copper printing plate onto hand made paper. The hand painted coloring is original and excellent. The print is in superb condition, especially considering it is over 220 years old.

Style
Date Made1700s
Paper Size23 x 14.0 cm (9.0 x 5.5 inches)
ShapePortrait
Main ColorPurple
Size Category21 to 30 cm [8 to 12 inches]
Tags: orchid